Archive - Obituary
August 25th, 2014
Emma J. Davis
Feb. 11, 1933 - Aug. 22, 2014
OTTUMWA, Iowa â Emma Jane Davis, 81, died at 7:35 a.m. Aug. 22, 2014 at Timber Ridge Good Samaritan Assisted Living.
She was born Feb. 11, 1933 in South Bend to Ernest B. and Iva Dodge Hawk. She married Donald Gene Davis on March 24, 1956. He preceded her in death on April 21, 2001.
She graduated from American Banking Institute. She worked at Culver Bank in Culver for 24 years, retiring in 1993.
She was a member of North Court Baptist Church in Ottumwa, Iowa and was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
Marie Anne Bachtel
Aug. 23, 2014
ARGOS â Marie A. (Mrs. Don) Bachtel, 87, of Argos, died Saturday evening.
Service arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Aug. 23, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Edythe Wilson, 94, of Plymouth, died, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Millerâs Merry Manor, in Plymouth.
Arrangements are pending at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, in Plymouth.
Esther Rosalie (Hinz) Gerber
April 26, 1928 - Aug. 21, 2014
WALKERTON â Esther Rosalie Gerber, age 86, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Esther was born inÂ LaPorte on April 26, 1928 to Charles F and Naomi (LaFeber) Hinz. On June 14, 1953 in WalkertonÂ she married Eugene Donald Gerber. He preceded her in death on Oct. 5, 1986.
Patsy J. Jylland
Aug. 21, 2014
ROCHESTER â Patsy J. Jylland, 81, of Rochester, died at 3 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.
Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester is in charge of arrangements.
Feb. 8, 1923 - Aug. 8, 2014
SEBRING, Fla. â Betty Imogene Geible, age 91, passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at her home in Sebring, Fla. She was born Feb. 8, 1923 in Plymouth to Arthur Long and Ollie Johnson Long.
Floyd W. Rule Jr.
May 2, 1923 - Aug. 20, 2014
MENTONE â Floyd W. Rule Jr., 91, of Mentone, died at 10:40 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at the Kosciusko Community Hospital Emergency Room unexpectedly.
He was born May 2, 1923 in Kosciusko County to Floyd W. and Hazel (Hollar) Rule.
On June 25, 1949 in Warsaw at his parentsâ home he was married to Bernice Klingel; she survives.
He worked for Frankâs Manufacturing as a handyman and a welder for 30 years.
Gordon F. Nelson
Jan. 22, 1922 â Aug. 20, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Gordon Floyd âGordyâ Nelson, 92, a lifelong resident of the Plymouth community, passed away on Wednesday morning at 6 a.m., Aug. 20, 2014 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - Plymouth Campus.Â
Ronald H. Young
Aug. 18, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Ronald H. Young, 83, of Plymouth, formerly of Bremen died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in his residence.Â Â
Arrangements are pending at the Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen.
Aug. 19, 2014
ROCHESTER â Joanna Reyes, 89, of Rochester died at 9:35 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at her residence.
Arrangements are with Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.
Robert âBobâ Alan Shafer
Jan. 6, 1953 - Aug. 15, 2014
ARGOS â Robert âBobâ Alan Shafer, 61, of Argos died Aug. 15, 2014 at 11:07 p.m. at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth following injuries sustained in a bicycle accident.
He was born Jan. 6, 1953 in Plymouth to Ralph Adam Shafer and Berniece Ann (Boyd) Shafer. He has lived in the Argos community all of his life.
On Sept. 1, 2013 in Argos, he married Vickie (OâConnor) Shafer.
He was self-employed working SGS Eco Systems with Heating and Cooling.
Feb. 11, 1929 - Aug. 16, 2014
ETNA GREEN â Florabelle Tribalski of Etna Green passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. Florabelle was 85 years old.
Florabelle was born on Feb. 11, 1929 to Ellsworth and Mabel (Vandermark) Bishop at Plymouth. Florabelle was raised by her foster parents, Richie and Nellie Harman. She had been a resident of the Etna Green area since 1943.